English to Spanish

u

Hear an audio pronunciation
Hear an audio pronunciation
USAGE NOTE
This word may be capitalized.
u(
yu
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
noun
1. (letter)
a. la u
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(F)
The first letter in the word "Ukraine" is a u.La primera letra de la palabra "Ucrania" es una u.
An abbreviation is the shortened form of a word or group of words (e.g. "UFO" = "unidentified flying object"; "p." = "page").
abbreviation
2.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(SMS language)
a. t
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
I can't hear u.No t escucho.
b. te
I love u.Te quiero.
c.
What are u doing?¿Qué estás haciendo tú?
Copyright © Curiosity Media Inc.
U, u
[juː]
noun
1. U, u (f) (letter)
  • U bend sifón (m)
  • U boat submarino (m)
  • U turn (alemán)cambio (m) de sentido; (in car) giro (m) radical or de 180 grados (sentido figurado)
  • to do a U turn cambiar de sentido (in car)
Copyright © 2006 Harrap Publishers Limited
U
u
[juː]
noun
(letter) U; u (f)
U for Uncle U de Uruguay; U-shaped en forma de U
abbreviation:adjective
(Britain)
1 upper-class
2 (Cine) universal todos los públicos
abreviación
University U.
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
Word Roots
Hover on a tile to learn new words with the same root.
Loading roots
Examples
Word Forms
Loading word forms
Machine Translators
Translate U using machine translators
See Machine Translations
Want to Learn Spanish?
Spanish learning for everyone. For free.
Learn Spanish with Fluencia
Try Fluencia, the Spanish learning program from SpanishDict.
Fun and interactive
Easy to use
Highly effective
Works on any device
licuar
Hear an audio pronunciation
SpanishDict is the world's most popular Spanish-English dictionary, translation, and learning website.
© Curiosity Media Inc.
SOCIAL NETWORKS
APPS